A son, James Ayden Thomas, was born to Amanda Lee Campbell and James Albert Thomas, of Shamokin, at 8:42 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches in length. Grandparents are Scott Campbell Sr., of Shamokin, Michelle Derk, of Coal Township, and Sara Bullard, of Harrisburg.